Massimiliano was born on the Ligurian coast of Italy. He started sailing as a young child and left home at 14 to follow his passion and develop his skills. He was 2nd captain and shore crew to the racing yacht Esimit Europa 2. Some of Massi’s most memorable moments are of sailing around the world and participating in many on & off shore regattas. This is his second America’s Cup, after the XXXV campaign, won with ETNZ.